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Friday, 20 January 2012

Meerkat Simples!!!

The challenge over at Delightful Sketches this week is Vintage/Distressed and I had the perfect card to do for a friend who is into Meerkats. I am loving doing distressing at the moment so anything I can do using the process is fabulous. 

I distressed a sqaure card using frayed burlap and Vintage Photo from the Tim Holtz Ranger distressed ink. I then used the meerkat stamps from Joanna Sheen at Crafters Companion.  I stamped this using Old paper also from the Tim Holtz ranger collection and then distressed this using antique linen to give it the sandy look.  I then matted this onto brown cardstock from the Old Mill Paper Shop and stamped the sentiment in Rustic Hinge Tim Holtz distressed ink.   I am entering this into the

 Delightful Sketches: Challenge Vintage/Distressed

Last night I had a lovely stampin up five cards for £5 evening and so I will put up the cards we made later. It was a fantastic evening held by Pat Caulder and Kate Longford, so a massive thank you to them.  Off to do some more cards for some other challenges.

Love Bex xxxx


  1. Bex this card is fabulous, I love the meerkats and how you have composed this card.

    Linda xxx

  2. ahhh that is really beautiful, love it xxx

  3. What a super card, Bex. Good luck in the challenge.
    Hugs, Sheenagh x

  4. Fab card, love the meerkats and the background looks fab
    Lindsay xx

  5. They are so cute. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges